Full Name: Gopal Sharma
Date Of Birth:03-8-1960
Teams: India, Uttar Pradesh
ODI Debute : Against Sri Lanka at Sinhalese Sports Club Ground on 25-08-1985
Test Debute: Against England at Green Park on 31-01-1985
Bat Style: Right-hand bat
Bowl Style: Right-arm offbreak
Gopal Sharma About this sound pronunciation (help·info) (born 3 August 1960, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh) is a former Indian cricketer who played in 5 Tests and 11 ODIs from 1985 to 1990. He was an off-spinner but was overshadowed by the spinners of the day for a place in the international squad - Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Maninder Singh, Arshad Ayub, Shivlal Yadav, Ravi Shastri and Narendra Hirwani.
He was the first person from Uttar Pradesh to represent India post-independence. He was a member of the India Selection Committee representing the Central Zone in 2004/05 season.